Grayson County

Grayson County

God Bless America

Grayson County was founded in 1894 by an attorney general of the Republic of Texas named Peter Wagener Grayson. Originally the area was created as a trading post for Spanish and French colonials along the Red River but quickly grew over time with the expansion of agriculture. The area also was home to an air force base for several decades before it’s conversion to a civilian airport.The county is also the only place in the country “where deer may be hunted with a bow no matter what the season”.

Grayson County average home prices are extremely competitive and cheap in comparison to the rest of the country making it a great place to raise a family or invest in your first home.  The average home price in the area is only $209,00.00 USD. The county is composed of 18 cities so your choices are endless. We recommend checking out Sherman, Van Alstyne, Gunter and Howe. The unemployment rate for the area is lower than the national county average at 5.40%. There are tons of great parks, hiking spots, hunting areas and everything in-between. If you have questions about Grayson County simply fill out the form on this page and we will happily help you.

Schools

In Grayson County

Grayson County is home to 67 total schools so finding the right school for your family is easy. John and Nelda Partin Elementary School has the highest rating in the county with the best reviews from parents as well. If you wish to find out more about the school simply click HERE! If you are looking for a middle school we recommend Whitesboro Intermediate School and AEP Campus for High School. There are also plenty of higher education opportunities in Grayson County as well.

Grayson College, Austin College, and Diamonds Cosmetology College all have campuses within the county. All of them offer partnerships in plenty of career spaces so you can find the right school for your educational aspirations. The area also has several private and charter schools for you to look at. If you have questions about the towns and cities that have the best schools feel free to reach out to us using the form on this page and we can find the right home close to the school of your choice!

Things To Do In

In Grayson County

If you are looking for things to do in Grayson County we recommend checking out Waterloo Lake Recreational Area for some great fishing and hiking. Did you know President Eisenhower was born in the county? If you are a history buff check out the Eisenhower Birthplace and State Park. Texas has always been creative with how to have fun and you have to check out Extreme Sandbox. It’s an adult sandbox where you can operate heavy machinery for the day and turn your Tonka Truck dreams in to a reality.

If you are the type to spend some time in a bar or restaurant check out Ivanhoe Ale Works or Ironroot Republic to wet your whistle. Homestead Winery At Denison is a great place to taste the local wines of north Texas. Texas is also home to many great musicians and we celebrate that with the Sherman Jazz Museum. What ever you are looking for, we guarantee Grayson County has it for you. Let us know what you are looking for and we will find a home that fits your life style!

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